Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) – JBSA Randolph

  Job Title: Information Systems Security Officer (ISSO) Date: March 2021
  Job Location:

JBSA Randolph
San Antonio, Texas

 Company:              Industry:

Aero Simulation, Inc.  Engineering
Job Role: Engineer  Joining Date July 1, 2021
Job Classification: SE 05 – SE 07  Revision Date:  
  Employment Status: Full-time  Employment Type:   Employee
  Salary Range: Collective Bargaining Agreement  Manages Others:   No
  Career Level: Mid-Level  Years of         Experience:   4 – 7 years
  Security Clearance: Not required   Education: BS in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience
  • Works within the Risk Management Framework (DoD 5200.01, NIST SP 800-37r2) to perform implementation, monitoring, and documentation of defined system security configurations.
  • Performs system and security administration tasks on both Linux and Windows, server and desktop operating systems.
  • Applies network and system architecture design principles and concepts.
  • Use of industry standards, emerging technologies, and innovative solutions.
  • Use of tools including HBSS, McAfee ePO, ACAS/Nessus, and Syslog.
  • Implements and deploys various server applications, e.g. enterprise back-up, centralized update services, HBSS/ACAS in a multi-platform environment, security auditing tools, log aggregation.
  • Collaborative involvement with project engineers to merge security baselines with their functional simulation subsystem software and mitigate any consequential operational or performance issues.
  • Involves writing technical procedures, interpreting and compiling vulnerability audit results, and creating technical document packages used to obtain DoD security authorization.
  • Varies between a collaborative group setting and working alone with no supervision.
  • Demands strong communication and analytical problem-solving skills.

Job Requirements:

  • Requires direct experience with DoD Information Assurance policies and procedures.
  • Experience creating DoD Risk Management Framework (RMF) packages and associated work products.
  • Experience with NIST SP 800-53 Rev4, CNSSI, or National Industrial Security Program Operating Manual (NISPOM) Assessment and Authorization (A&A) activities to include Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIG) assessment & remediation and maintaining Plan of Action and Milestone (POA&M) documentation.
  • Experience planning, creating, and, tracking ongoing authorization inputs and artifacts to support Authorization to Operate (ATO) decisions.
  • Experience with MS Windows operating systems.
  • Experience with Red Hat/CentOS Linux operating systems.
  • Experience with TCP/IP networking.
  • Experience with centralized management services (Active Directory) preferred.
  • Understanding of SCAP/OVAL Benchmarks.
  • Must currently hold CompTIA Security+ CE certification, or equivalent DoD 8570.01-M IAT Level II certification (or higher).
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science, Information Technology, or equivalent experience.
  • MUST be a U.S. Citizen AND able to obtain a Department of Defense security clearance.
  • ASI is Drug-Free Workplace so candidates must be able to pass entry and random drug testing.  

Physical Demands:

  • Ability to multi-task in a fast-paced dynamic environment.
  • Required to communicate in English.
  • Required to sit and use their hands and fingers, to handle or feel and to manipulate keys on a keyboard.
  • Required to stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, climb or balance, and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
  • Vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
  • Travel will be required.

Work Environment:

  • While performing the responsibilities of the Cyber Security Engineer, the work environment characteristics are representative of the office environment. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the job.
  • The noise level in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate unless in a manufacturing area.